Imphal, April 25: The state of Manipur in Northeast India will soon have its first luxury five-star hotel by 2025. Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh laid the foundation stone for the upcoming hotel in Imphal, which will be built under a public-private partnership (PPP) model. The project will be managed by the Classic Group of Hotels.
A 5-STAR HOTEL TO BE DELIVERED TO THE PEOPLE OF MANIPUR BEFORE THE 2025 MANIPUR SANGAI FESTIVAL
Pleased to lay the foundation stone for a luxury 5-Star Hotel developed under PPP mode at Hotel Imphal, Kabo Leikai today. pic.twitter.com/GHxAz4brAZ
— N.Biren Singh (@NBirenSingh) April 24, 2023
The new hotel is expected to have 80 rooms, a multi-cuisine restaurant, a pub and clubhouse, a VIP club lounge, a swimming pool, a spa and salon, a fitness center, an art gallery, a 500+ capacity banquet hall, an open lawn banquet hall, an auditorium, water fountains, a multi-story car parking, a double height lobby, high-speed lifts, and other sophisticated facilities.
The Manipur CM stated that the five-star hotel would be “delivered to the people of Manipur before the 2025 Sangai festival,” and it will significantly boost the ecotourism sector in the state. Manipur is already attracting a considerable number of foreign tourists, and the addition of world-class accommodation facilities is expected to further enhance its appeal.
The foundation laying ceremony for the hotel was attended by several Manipur cabinet ministers, including Sushildro Leishangthem, Nemcha Kipgen, and Yumnam Khemchand. The upcoming luxury hotel is expected to create job opportunities and boost the state’s economy.
Overall, the addition of a luxury five-star hotel in Manipur is a positive development for the state’s tourism industry. The state’s natural beauty, cultural heritage, and unique traditions make it an attractive destination for both domestic and international tourists.
The upcoming hotel is expected to provide visitors with world-class amenities and contribute to the growth of Manipur’s tourism sector.